Woman knocked unconscious on playing field in Sheffield

A woman was knocked unconscious in an attack as she walked across a playing field in Sheffield.

Tuesday, 15th May 2018, 11:52 am
Updated Tuesday, 15th May 2018, 3:35 pm
Moonshine Lane, Southey

South Yorkshire Police said the woman, in her mid thirties, was attacked at 10.30am on Wednesday as she walked across a playing field towards Moonshine Lane, Southey.

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"This attack has no apparent motive.

"No serious physical injuries sustained."

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.